Golden Triangle & Buddha Tour
Duration : 13 Days.
Destination : Delhi – Jaipur – Agra - Khajuraho – Varanasi – Kathmandu.
Day 01: Arrive - Delhi
Day one arrival in Delhi you will be met by our representative, displaying placard addressed to your name, meet and Garlanding on arrival and transfer to Hotel. Dinner and Stay overnight at Hotel in Delhi.
Day 02: Delhi
Full Day tour of Delhi visiting Old Delhi (Red Fort, Jamia Mosque, Ghandi Samadi) and New Delhi (India Gate, President House, Himayun Tomb, Qutab Minar Lotus Temple). Stay overnight at Hotel in Delhi.
Day 03: Delhi - Jaipur
Morning drive to Jaipur, on arrival check in at Hotel, evening at leisure. Stay overnight at Hotel in Delhi.
Day 04: Jaipur
Morning excursion to Amer Fort, ascend the fort on Elephants back, afternoon tour of city visiting City Palace, Jantar Mantar (observatory), Palace of Winds, Birla Temple and drive pass Pink City. Stay overnight at Hotel in Jaipur.
Day 05: Jaipur - Agra
Morning drive to Agra, en-route visit Bharatpur bird Sanctuary, on arrival in Agra check in at Hotel, evening at leisure. Stay overnight at Hotel in Agra.
Day 06: Agra - Khajuraho
Early morning visit to Taj Mahal, witness Taj at Sunrise, transfer to Hotel for wash and change / breakfast, after breakfast visit Agra Fort and Sikandra, later transfer to airport for flight to Khajuraho, on arrival in Khajuraho - transfer to Hotel. Stay overnight at Hotel in Khajuraho.
Day 07: Khajuraho - Varanasi
Morning tour of Erotic Temples, thereafter transfer to airport for flight to Varanasi, on arrival in Varanasi, you will be met by our representative, meet and transfer to Hotel, evening at leisure. Stay overnight at Hotel in Varanasi.
Varanasi : the holy city of India, is also known by the name of Kashi and Benaras. Kashi, the city of Moksha for Hindus since centuries, is known for its fine-quality silks, 'paan' and Benares Hindu University and Avimukta of the ancient days, One of the seven holiest cities, Varanasi city is also one the Shakti Peethas and one of the twelve Jyotir Linga sites in India. In Hinduism it is believed that those who die and are cremated here get an instant gateway to liberation from the cycle of births and re-births. Considered as the abode of Lord Shiva, Varanasi is situated on the banks of River Ganges, which is believed to have the power of washing away all of one's sins. As pundits here will tell you, whatever is sacrificed and chanted here or given in charity reaps its fruits thousand times more than those good deeds performed at other places because of the power of that place. It is believed that three nights of fasting in Varanasi city can reap you rewards of many thousands of lifetimes of asceticism! Varanasi is the oldest city of the world. Varanasi is more than 3000 years old and is famous as the city of temples.The Jnana Vapi well (meaning 'Well of Wisdom) is believed to have been dug by Lord Shiva himself. The holy city has been a symbol of spiritualism, philosophy and mysticism for thousands of years and has produced great saints and personalities like Guatama Buddha, Mahavira, Kabir, Tulsi Das, Shankaracharaya, Ramanuja and Patanjali
Day 08: Varanasi
Early morning wake up call. Transfer to Ghats for boat ride at Ganges, witness Sunrise during boat ride, transfer to Hotel for wash and change / breakfast, after breakfast tour of City visiting Temples, evening excursion to Sarnath. Stay overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 09: Varanasi - Kathmandu
Transfer to airport for flight to Kathmandu, on arrival in Kathmandu, you will be met by our representative, meet and transfer to Hotel. Stay overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu.
Kathmandu : the capital city of Nepal, is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Asia. Situated about 4400 feet above sea-level, amidst the Himalayas it is one of the most picturesque capitals of the world. Kathmandu Valley, where the capital city is located has been declared as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1979. The city is a unique combination of both cosmopolitan as well as historic ambiance, as its history dates back to over 2000 years. If that doesn’t attract you, then the extraordinary scenic beauty and some of the best hiking trails in Asia should tempt you. Kathmandu is one of the best place for holidays because not only does it offer you the serenity to rest and recuperate, it provides for all kinds of adventurous sporting activities one can look forward to during holidays-trekking, river rafting, adventure biking, Bunjee Jumping to name a few.
Day 10: Kathmandu
Tour of city visiting Kathmandu City, Swayambhunath Stupa,Pasupatinath located next to River Bagmati, Bhaktapur. stay overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 11: Kathmandu - Pokhra
Morning drive to Pokhra, on arrival in Pokhra check in at Hotel, evening at leisure. Stay overnight at Hotel in Pokhara.
Pokhara : is situated at about 827 meter from sea level. The magnificent city is located about 200 kilometers west of Kathmandu and can be reached both by aircraft as well as bus. Pokhara is often called the enchanting Himalayan valley Surrounded by beautiful snow-caped mountains with a magnificent lake of crystal-clear pure Himalayan water; the Pokhra is a dream come true. An all-year round pleasing weather and friendly inhabitants will greet you with smile and leave you with the most unforgettable moments in your life. Among the attractions, nothing is as majestic as the Fewa (or Phewa) Lake. The lake is 1.5-kilometer long and second largest in Nepal. Fewa Lake offers an excellent view of the mountains and their reflections in the water. This picturesque place is a hot favorite among the honeymoon couple. There are as many as 8 different lakes in Pokhra and apart from Fewa Lake, Begnas and Rupa Lakes are the most serene and ideal places for relaxation, boating and fishing. Another spectacular sight in Pokhara is the sight of Annapurna range. This magnificent range stretching from west to east and looks beautiful in the glittering sunlight. Apart from that Seti Gandaki and Seti Gorge are other two important places to visit in Pokhara. The Seti Gandaki flows right through the city at places it runs completely underground. The best view of the river can be seen from the top of the Seti Gorge. Then you have Mahendra cave that is located about 10km north from downtown Pokhara. It is a natural site located across the Seti River. Pokhara is also known for its Newari and Tibetan artifacts. No trip to Pokhara can be complete without buying Newari handicrafts items and Tibetan carpet as well.Day 12: Pokhra
Tour of Pokhra, including boat ride at Pokhra lake. Stay overnight at Hotel in Pokhara.Day 13: Pokhra - Kathmandu / Depart - Kathmandu
Morning drive to Kathmandu, on arrival in Kathmandu explore markets, thereafter transfer to airport for flight to onwards journey.Tour Ends on Dropping at Kathmandu Airport.